Events at the Library

Talks and Discussions

Food Futures: The Choices Facing Us Now

What have we learned in 2020 and how are things set to change?

Other events

Talks and Discussions

Beyond the Food Bank: Creating Community and Culture through Food

Meet some of those who's food projects aim to build cohesion and hope amidst isolation and desperation.


Leeds Digital Festival: Creating captivating data visualisations

A talk and practical workshop on how to create captivating data visualisations.

Talks and Discussions

Sitopia: How Food can save the World

Can we make revolutionary change simply by understanding and valuing food properly?

Special Event

Banned Books Week: Resisting Self-Censorship

With Rachel Long, Elif Shafak, and Jacqueline Woodson, chaired by Urvashi Butalia

Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

We’re gradually reopening to keep everyone safe. We’re currently just open Tuesday – Saturday. Remember, pre-booking is essential.